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Western hypocrisy worsens human trafficking problem

The West should see clearly how this crime impairs global security. The world needs a multilateral mechanism to address this problem, where the West should play a more positive role.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/27 21:28:40

Preventing youth violence should be part of HK reforms

bout these questions. Violent protests are a warning to Hong Kong. The city's education sector needs further changes.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/24 21:01:49

TikTok deserves praise for preventing cyber terrorism

This is why China will not change its course on internet management, especially against cyber terrorism. China is exploring how to maintain a free and healthy internet environment. But it also knows management is for the security of the country, the people, and better development.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/23 22:43:40

HK needs education reform to better understand its future

The goal of education reform in Hong Kong is to serve Hong Kong and China's future, which, in turn, will create more opportunities for young Hongkongers.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/22 22:23:40

Foreign firms need political wisdom in Chinese market

Western media serves a role in safeguarding Western values and guides Western society in its feelings toward China. But in China, the interests of China and the Chinese people come first.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 22:13:40

Pence's delayed speech reflects White House chaos

Trump doesn't have a stable policy toward China as his so-called stance against China is in service of his political purpose, which is reelection now. Not China but Trump administration's unilateral decisions will ultimately hurt the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 22:48:40

West is politicizing the Nobel Peace Prize

It is sincerely hoped that some Westerners stop using their double standards on China, and stop further staining the Nobel Peace Prize, which should have been entirely independent of politics.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 21:58:40

US 'hegemonic tariff' will not make America great again

The key to making America great again is to boost the country's competitiveness and innovation, rather than slapping “hegemonic tariffs.”
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/16 20:38:41

West has to understand and appreciate China's system

Over the years, the ancient Chinese tradition and China's current governance system still have similarities. The tradition of selecting the good and the capable for public services has not changed.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/15 21:33:40

US should find a better way to fight terrorism

We won't force other countries to follow the footsteps of China, although what we are doing has something in common with what Americans hope for. If Washington really cares about its people's safety, it should find a more feasible way of counter-terrorism. China's measures can be a good reference.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/14 20:23:40

Dutton harms Australia with groundless provocation

In China-Australia ties, Canberra is the one that has always been anxious, while Beijing has been calm and has the capacity to be so. Australia needs to spend more efforts to win back the trust from the Chinese people as well as promoting the ease of China-Australia relations. Preventing troublemakers like Dutton is a challenge Australia is confronting.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/14 19:55:20

Why have some young Hongkongers turned violent?

Instead of criticizing China with such double standards, their deep reflection should be focused on how to bring these young people back to reality and back to normalcy.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/13 21:38:40

Asian century impossible without China-India cooperation

Some observers say Beijing and New Delhi “never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity.” This might be exaggerated but makes sense. Only when the two overcome their disagreements and start sincere collaboration can they send encouraging messages over the arrival of a real Asian century.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/10 22:13:40

Americans can't understand China through South Park show

Our world is diverse. China and other countries will not act according to the US attitude. Such an era has already passed. The US should try to understand China and coordinate with China. This is not catering to China, but an inevitable choice for different countries' common development.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/9 22:48:40

HK needs to fight fake news through legislation

To prevent disinformation from misleading more people, and, in particular, to fight foreign smear tactics against the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong, the SAR government should increase its efforts to crack down on hostile information and impose heavy penalties on people who deliberately spread falsehoods. Fake news should not be allowed to affect the society.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/8 22:13:40

Double standards of West push Iraq to abyss of violence

Hong Kong has its own rules, which both the government and the citizens should abide by. Whoever breaks laws ought to be punished. Hong Kong is not and will never be allowed to become like Iraq.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/7 21:57:10

China's military strength guarantees world peace, stability

Military muscle is not a bad thing. The key is how to use such muscle. After seven decades, it is time for China to show some muscle to the world. China's strength is a reliable guarantee of national unity and world peace. It is also a solid foundation to act against any force that tries to sabotage regional peace and development. China has always pursued a defensive national defense policy, and the 70 years of peaceful rise is China's greatest contribution to the development of mankind.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/29 22:38:40

Smaller US companies depend on Chinese supply chain

Helping small and medium-sized companies develop is an important part of Trump's aim of making America great again. It is impossible for the US to be “great again” if it cuts off the supply chain of China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/26 23:23:40